South Carolina head coach Frank Martin and players Chris Silva and Hassani Gravett talk to Paul Finebaum about the expectations coming into the season.
Kentucky head coach John Calipari talks about having one of the youngest teams of his coaching career and how they have to develop positive habits in order to improve.
UGA head coach Mark Fox, guard Juwan Parker and SEC preseason POY Yante Maten discuss the athletic program and upcoming basketball season with Paul Finebaum.
Kentucky says freshman forward Jarred Vanderbilt will undergo further testing on his injured left foot, and coach John Calipari acknowledges that he may be out for an extended period.
Auburn head coach Bruce Pearl and players Mustapha Heron and Bryce Brown sit down with Paul Finebaum to talk about getting over the hump and hopes for this season.
Rick Pitino received a grand jury subpoena to produce phone records and other documents related to the FBI's investigation into corruption in college basketball. Pitino's lawyer told ESPN that the subpoena is "evidence that he's not a target."
NCAAM RPI Leader
|RK||TEAM||CONF||W-L||BPI RK||SOS RK||SOR RK||RPI RK|
|8||West VirginiaWVU||Big 12||28-9||8||25||12||24|
|21||Iowa StateISU||Big 12||24-11||21||2||15||22|
- BPI RK: Rank in the Basketball Power Index (BPI) among all Division I teams.
- SOS RK: Strength of Schedule (SOS) rank among all Division I teams based on how a typical 25th ranked team would do against each team's schedule to date. SOS accounts for the game location, day's rest, travel distance, and high altitude in addition to opponent strength.
- SOR RK: Rank of Strength of Record (SOR) among all Division I teams. SOR reflects the chance a typical 25th ranked team would have team's record or better, given the schedule on a 0 to 100 scale, where 100 is best.
- RPI RK: Team's rank in official NCAA Ratings Percentage Index (RPI).